The Hainan government has moved to take direct control of HNA Group with the appointment of two state officials to leadership roles on the company’s board, according to announcements over the weekend by the financially troubled aviation and investment conglomerate.
Hong Kong property billionaire Peter Woo is offering to take Hong Kong-listed Wheelock & Company private in a deal worth just under HK$48 billion ($6.2 billion), according to a stock exchange filing.
Woo, whose family controls the 93-year-old firm chaired… Read More>>
CapitaLand is freezing wages company-wide as one of a series of measures to counter the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on its business, according to a company announcement.
The Singapore-based real estate group said that the wage freeze, which applies… Read More>>
Blackstone has improved its bid for a Japanese hotelier and property developer to JPY 205 billion ($1.85 billion), as the US private equity giant tops an existing offer by rival Lone Star Funds that values the company at JPY 195… Read More>>
ESR Australia has put Brisbane’s State Law Building on the market with the sale expected to fetch upwards of A$275 million ($184 million), as the logistics specialist continues to offload non-core assets down under.
The Warburg Pincus-backed company, which has… Read More>>
The Hainan government is said to be planning to take over HNA Group and sell off its airline assets, as the indebted conglomerate’s ongoing struggles to meet its financial obligations reach a crisis point.
The provincial government has been forced… Read More>>
Warburg Pincus has entered a bidding contest for Australia’s largest self-storage operator with an offer to buy National Storage REIT (NSR) for A$1.73 billion ($1.2 billion), according to a disclosure by the real estate investment trust.
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PAG Real Estate has renewed its offensive against the management of Hong Kong-listed Spring REIT, just over a year after the firm failed in a bid to take control of the real estate investment trust.
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Singapore’s GIC is spending RMB 8 billion ($1.15 billion) to ramp up its Beijing office portfolio by making the Chinese capital’s biggest office acquisition since early last year.
The sovereign wealth fund said in an announcement that it has acquired… Read More>>
Phoenix Property Investors has disposed of a row of shophouses in Singapore’s Chinatown for S$54 million ($39 million), according to Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI), which purchased the historically preserved buildings.
The asset management arm of London-listed Standard Life Aberdeen confirmed… Read More>>